56th Annual ADTSEA Conference
The 2012 Annual ADTSEA Conference in Appleton, WI is quickly approaching. Our ADTSEA program planners have an extensive list of presenters for each division session. The General Sessions combine national leaders, motivational speakers and awards recognition. This year the General Session speakers include Stephen Bargatze, an internationally acclaimed comedian and motivational speaker; Ron Cole, a motivational speaker who delivers his message through the use of concerts; Dr. Terry Kline, Professor at Eastern Kentucky University and ADTSEA Corporate Members.
Click here for more information and registration forms. Please note the preconference 3.0 ADTSEA Curriculum Workshop is full.
Frank Kenel, a longtime ADTSEA member, who now resides near Memphis, TN, would like to have a ride to the ADTSEA Conference in Appleton, WI. Frank is not able to drive himself but would be happy to pay the expenses for someone to drive him to Appleton, WI and back. You can contact Frank at his daughter Susan’s home at 407-227-0541 (cell) or 731-376-2224 (land line) or by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
2012 Annual Teen Leadership Conference
The National Student Safety Program Annual Teen Leadership Training Conference invites teens from across the nation to share their peer education activities and projects, learn about new ideas and campaigns they can conduct in their schools and communities, and enjoy a memorable conference experience! Click here to find out more and download registration information.
Parents urged to talk, make contract with their teen drivers
For young drivers, May marks the beginning of the season of high peril. It is prom and graduation time, when many teenaged drivers ask for and receive expanded driving privileges. And it's the cusp of summer vacation, when the stakes are extremely high for young drivers. That's why the period between Memorial Day and Labor Day has been dubbed by auto club AAA and Volvo as "The 100 Deadliest Days" for teen drivers. Read the full article here.
Teen Driver Fatality Risk Quadruples with Multiple Young Passengers
The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety released a study showing a strong association between the number and age of passengers present in-vehicle and the risk of a teen driver dying in a traffic crash. Read the press release here.
Michigan Teen Wins National “DRIVE2LIFE” Contest
TV ad conceived by Rebecca Rapin, 17, shows risks of distracted driving; Spot will air nationally during National Youth Traffic Safety Month. Read the press release here and view the video here.